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Anaconda Reviews

July 6, 2010
Anaconda, directed by Luis Llosa with all of the subtlety of a snake-oil salesman, is in the great tradition of cinematic cheese, as processed as Kraft Singles slices.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
October 18, 2008
A silly and plodding Jaws rip-off about a 40-foot man-eating snake on the prowl in the Brazilian rain forest.
February 9, 2006
One never questions the realism of the remarkable animatronic and computer-generated effects, but it's hard to credit a snake that screams.
June 18, 2002
Anaconda is about a snake that eats everybody. That about says it all.
Full Review | Original Score: 1/4
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April 12, 2002
Read More | Original Score: 1.5/4
February 14, 2001
Anaconda is such a classic combination of feckless dramaturgy and rampant excess that giving way to giggles is the only sane response.
January 1, 2000
A trashily entertaining reptilian version of Jaws set in the steaming heart of the Amazon rain forest.
January 1, 2000
It isn't art, but it'll crush your bones.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
January 1, 2000
It's a slick, scary, funny Creature Feature, beautifully photographed and splendidly acted in high adventure style.
Full Review | Original Score: 3.5/4
January 1, 2000
Anaconda is trying to be a Jaws for the '90s, but, like last year's The Ghost and the Darkness, it falls short in several key areas.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
January 1, 2000
Read More | Original Score: 2/4